Los Alamos County (English: "The Poplars" or "Cottonwoods") is a county in the U.S. state of New Mexico.As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,950. The smallest county in area of this state was administered exclusively by the U.S. federal government during the Manhattan Project, but now has equal status to New Mexico's other counties.
Los Alamos is a town in Los Alamos County, New Mexico, United States, that is recognized as the development and creation place of the atomic bomb—the primary objective of the Manhattan Project by Los Alamos National Laboratory during World War II. The town is located on four mesas of the Pajarito Plateau, and with its White Rock suburb, has a population of about 18,500 as of 2020. It is the county seat and one of two population centers in the county known as census-designated places; the ...
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The state is divided into 33 counties and 106 municipalities, which include cities, towns, villages, and a consolidated city-county, Los Alamos. Only two cities have at least 100,000 residents: Albuquerque and Las Cruces, whose respective metropolitan areas together account for the majority of New Mexico's population.
Most recently on March 6, 2020, the Office of Management and Budget defined 1114 statistical areas for the United States, including 3 combined statistical areas, 4 metropolitan statistical areas, and 15 micropolitan statistical areas in the State of New Mexico.
Apr 01, 2010 · 7,931. Persons per household, 2015-2019. 2.34. Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019. 88.0%. Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019. 14.3%. Computer and Internet Use. Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019.
FIPS code. 35-84740. GNIS feature ID. 0912322. White Rock is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Los Alamos County, New Mexico. It is one of two major population centers in the county; the other is Los Alamos (the county seat ). The population was 5,725 at the 2010 census.